There are 5 ways to get from Margate to University of Kent by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Margate to Canterbury West

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 022 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 022 bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby) 022

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Margate, Cecil Square to Canterbury, Bus Station 8A|the Breeze / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to University of Kent, Kent Business School UNI1|Unibus / ...

$10

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Margate to University of Kent 19.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Margate to University of Kent 19.2 miles

$4 - $6

What companies run services between Margate, England and University of Kent, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Margate to University of Kent hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Margate to University of Kent once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Margate, Cecil Square to Canterbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to University of Kent, Kent Business School
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Margate to University of Kent
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Margate to University of Kent?

The distance between Margate and University of Kent is 24 km. The road distance is 31 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Margate to University of Kent?

The cheapest way to get from Margate to University of Kent is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Margate to University of Kent?

The quickest way to get from Margate to University of Kent is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £40 - £50.

Is there a direct train between Margate and University of Kent?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Margate and arriving at Canterbury West. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

Is there a direct bus between Margate and University of Kent?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) and arriving at University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Margate to University of Kent?

The train from Margate to Canterbury West takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.